Middle School Students: Experience the top of the world!

When: Tuesday, October 13, 2:45 pm at Oberon Middle School, 7300 Quail St. Students at all Arvada middle schools are invited. Who: Gavin Attwood, avid lifelong mountaineer What: A dramatic visual and spoken presentation on his mountaineering adventures, including an Everest summit attempt and a Himalayan expedition with blind Tibetan teenagers. A 30-minute presentation is… More >

Dog Swim Packs ‘Em In

A record 365 dogs cooled off and enjoyed water play in Secrest Pool at the 7th annual Apex Park and Recreation District Dog Swim on Sunday, August 23. Great swimming weather and free refreshments combined to attract the crowd of canines and their human companions on the last day of swimming at Secrest for the… More >

New Physical Therapist Joins Apex Center

The Apex Center wellness program has offered physical therapy since it opened. The therapy group housed at the center, 13150 W. 72nd Avenue, has changed its name from Quinlisk Physical Therapy to Precision Physical Therapy. They are proud to introduce Dr. Jaime Neujahr, PT, DPT. Dr. Neujahr’s office hours at the Apex Center are Tue…. More >

2009 Father’s Day 5K Results

Thanks to all those who came out for the Father’s Day 5K and fun run! By participating, you helped middle schoolers connect with recreation, get active and stay active. Father’s Day 5K Run/Walk/Fun Run Apex Center, Arvada CO. Sunday, June 21st, 2009 FATHER’S DAY 5K RUN AGE GROUP RESULTS ********** MALE OVERALL RESULTS *********** PLACE… More >

Renew Punch Cards Online

Now you can renew your Apex Center Punch Cards and Annual Passes on our website! Go to the Online Registration to renew.

Apex PRD instructor in national skating competition

Douglas Stevenson, Apex Park and Recreation District Learn to Skate instructor and Thornton resident, is skating December 12 and 13 at the Junior Nationals skating competition in Lake Placid, New York. Douglas, 16, and his partner Molly, shown here, placed second overall in the regional skating competition that qualified them to go to Junior Nationals…. More >

Fees to remain the same for 2009

Apex Park and Recreation District is committed to delivering the best in community recreation at an affordable price. That’s why the district holding the line on facility admissions and rental fees in 2009. With prices jumping for fuel, housing, food almost everything else, you can count on quality and value from your recreation experience in… More >

Update on Fisher Pool site

Fisher Pool and the bathhouse were demolished in summer 2008, and the site is being landscaped so it can be used as park space by the community, along with the existing playground, gazebo and park nearby. As of July 16, the demolition was complete, and landscape and irrigation work is continuing. It should be completed… More >

2008 Father's Day 5K/Fun Run Kicks Off Festive Day

About 140 runners, walkers, dads, kids and families took part in the 2008 Father’s Day 5K Run and 1 mile family run/walk, at 8 am and 8:15 am respectively, on Sunday, June 15. These two festive, family-friendly events benefitted the North Jeffco Foundation, a non-profit agency dedicated to improving community recreation. The Father’s Day Run… More >

Apex Center wins "Best Places for Families" award

For the second consecutive year, readers of Kids Pages magazine chose the Apex Center as one of the top three winners in the categories of Best Recreation Center, Best Ice Rink and Best Indoor Pool. More than 200,000 votes were cast in this competition. The Apex Center celebrates its 8th birthday in September 2008, and… More >